The Ruin of a Rake by Cat Sebastian

The Ruin of a Rake

The Turner Series #3

Cat Sebastian

fiction lgbtqia+ romance emotional lighthearted slow-paced

336 pages | first published 2017


Rogue. Libertine. Rake. Lord Courtenay has been called many things and has never much cared. But after the publication of a salacious novel supposedly based on his exploits, he finds himself shunned from society. Unable to see his nephew, he is wi...
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lighthearted 71%
funny 40%
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mysterious 2%
reflective 2%


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